Accessible Trails and Scenic Sites
- Agate Falls Scenic Site
Agate Falls is located on the middle branch of the Ontonagon River. The falls are created as the river finds its way over an extended shelf of terraced sandstone. The resulting waterfall is a broad band of interlacing cascades and small falls nearly 40 feet high. Access to view the falls is via an ...
- Bay City State Recreation Area
There are over three miles of paved accessible pathways, three observation towers, boardwalks, viewing platforms and shoreline spotting scopes. Bicycles and rollerblades are welcome.
- Bond Falls Scenic Site
Bond Falls is a scenic and popular waterfall in southern Ontonagon County. An accessible boardwalk with six viewing locations has been added to this location.
- Bridge to Bay Trail
Part of the St. Clair County Bridge to Bay Trail.
- Brighton Recreation Area - Bishop Lake Hiking Trail
The Bishop Lake trail is a universally accessible linear trail approximately 1 mile in length. A barrier free modern restroom is available near the trail. This is a seasonal building that is closed during the colder months. Barrier-free fishing pier is accessible from this trail.
- Duck Lake State Park
A paved path provides a pleasant stroll through the woods and along the Duck Lake shoreline.
- Grand Mere State Park
The first 1/4 mile of the Grand Mere Nature Trail is paved.
- Hartwick Pines State Park - Old Growth Forest Trail
The 1/4-mile trail takes visitors from the Logging Museum into the old growth forest that remains in the park. It is fully accessible.
- Hoffmaster State Park
With more than 10 miles of trails, the casual hiker or the serious student of nature will find a variety of interesting natural features.
- Indian Lake State Park
A variety of hiking opportunities are available. One section near the lake is paved and ADA accessible.
- Island Lake Recreation Area
More than 18 miles of trails travel through varied habitats. Visitors can hike, run and hunt along the trails, which are split into two connecting loops.
- Leelanau State Park
Approximately 8.5 miles of trails are available for hiking. A small section of the trail is ADA accessible.
- Ludington State Park
A portion of the trail system is a hard surface and is ADA accessible.
- Maybury State Park - Maybury-Hiking Trail
Varied terrain through mature woods and open areas
- Maybury State Park - Maybury-Paved Bicycle
- Ocqueoc Falls Bicentennial Pathway
Access routes to the river corridor provide users a choice in how they access the shoreline that fits their ability and desire for adventure. A recycled plastic decked ramp that complies with Americans with Disabilities Act design requirements provides the easiest route of travel to the river. Other ...
- Port Crescent-Dunes Nature Trail
Completed in 2009 as part of the Access to Recreation grant. The project improved the limestone aggregate surface, re-routed sections to improve accessibility/slope, and added stamped concrete pads at each overlook/Interpretive stop. Each stop has a wayside display featuring the area's unique d ...
- Sterling-Marsh Trail
The trails connect campgrounds, day-use facilities and a 2.9 loop circles the marsh and provides important interpretive stations along the way.
- Tahquamenon Falls State Park
The Upper Falls features a ½-mile paved walkway that provides ADA accessible viewing opportunities of the 50-foot-tall, 200-foot-wide waterfall.
- Waterloo Recreation Area - Discovery Center Trail
These foot trails are located at F10 on the park map. The Discovery Center Trails is a network of seven different trails that traverse a total of 14 miles. Of these trails, the "Rockway" loop is the only trail that meets ADAAG standards for universal accessibility.
- William Field Memorial Hart-Montague Trail State Park
The William Field Memorial Hart-Montague Trail State Park is a paved, 22-mile trail passing through rural, forested lands. Scenic overlooks and picnic areas are located along the route. This is designated a wildlife viewing area.
- Yankee Springs Recreation Area - Gun Lake Trail
This non-motorized handicap accessible trail connects the Gun Lake Campground with the Day Use area. Start at the campground, the trail enters a boardwalk crossing a bog area, then continues on a slag path and another boardwalk parallel with the Day Use entrance road and leads to the handicap fishing ...